Justice and home affairs statistics systems in the Western Balkans

Timeline Project summary

The project 'Development of monitoring instruments for judicial and law enforcement institutions in the Western Balkans', funded by the European Union CARDS Regional Action Programme, aims to bring national statistics mechanisms in the field of Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) of the countries and territories of the Western Balkans towards compliance with relevant international and EU acquis, standards and best practices.


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Duration: February 2009 - July 2011

Donor: European Union CARDS Regional Action Programme

Target Area: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia, Kosovo under UNSCR 1244, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia


Background Research Study

Developing Standards in Justice and Home Affairs Statistics

Technical Assessment Reports (in English and local languages)

First Regional Workshop and Programme Guidelines

Training Materials

Project partners

The European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control affiliated with the United Nations ( HEUNI);

The Joint Research Centre on Transnational Crime of Università degli Studi di Trento and Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano ( TRANSCRIME);

International Centre for Migration Policy Development ( ICMPD).

Project Associate:

Regional Anti-corruption Initiative for South-East Europe ( RAI)

For more information on the project, please contact the Project Office in Belgrade or the Statistics and Survey Section at UNODC Vienna.


United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Statistics and Survey Section
Division for Policy Analysis and Public Affairs

PO Box 500
1400 Vienna, Austria

Tel: +43 (0)1 260605475
Fax: +43 (0)1 2606075475
email: michael.jandl (at) unodc.org
web: www.unodc.org